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Garlic Braised Short Ribs With Red Wine

  • Author: Raymund
  • Prep Time: 15
  • Cook Time: 4 hours 30 mins
  • Total Time: 4 hours 45 mins
  • Yield: 6-8 1x
  • Category: Main Dish
  • Cuisine: Freestyle


Garlic Braised Short Ribs with Red Wine is a simple beef dish of beef short ribs slowly braised on red wine, celery and carrots inside a Dutch Oven until its fall of the bone.



  • 2 kg bone-in short ribs
  • 2 whole garlic, sliced in half crosswise
  • 2 white onions, chopped
  • 4 stalks celery, chopped
  • 2 carrots, chopped
  • 500 ml dry red wine (Merlot, Pinot Noir or Shiraz)
  • 500 ml beef stock
  • 3 tbsp tomato paste
  • 4 sprigs thyme
  • 1 cup parsley, roughly chopped
  • 1 tbsp lemon zest
  • salt
  • freshly ground black pepper
  • oil


  1. Season short ribs with salt and freshly ground black pepper.
  2. Place a Dutch oven over stove top over high heat, add oil then sear short ribs until golden brown on all side. Remove from Dutch oven then set it aside.
  3. Reduce the heat to medium, in the same Dutch oven add garlic, cut side down, push to one side.
  4. Add onions, celery and carrots then sauté until vegetables are soft not browned.
  5. Add tomato paste, stir to coat vegetables.
  6. Pour red wine then deglaze the Dutch oven, simmer for 2 minutes then add the beef stock and thyme.
  7. Place the short ribs then top up with water until meat is submerged in liquid, bring to a boil, cover then transfer to 140C preheated oven and cook for 3 1/2 to 4 hours until beef is fork tender.
  8. Remove from oven, remove the thyme, season with salt and freshly ground black pepper if needed.
  9. Garnish with lemon zest and parsley, serve.